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Synonyms for retort

Synonyms for retort

to speak or act in response, as to a question

to return like for like, especially to return an unfriendly or hostile action with a similar one

a spirited, incisive reply

Synonyms for retort

a quick reply to a question or remark (especially a witty or critical one)

a vessel where substances are distilled or decomposed by heat

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Tenders are invited for 4057a - service maintenance of peloris ii dual retort rapid tissue processors
Ampac has been a producer of MRE (Meals Ready to Eat) retort pouches for the US military for many years.
Toray Plastics has introduced Barrialox SBR2, a new high barrier, transparent, aluminum oxide-coated polyester film for retort pouch applications.
Retort packaging is a heat-resistant pack used for food and beverages packaging.
The researchers studied two thermal processes treatments: retort and ohmic heating.
Efficient formulations of heat and mass transfer in oil shale retort models.
The process - called a continuous retort - means pouches and packs can be produced at similar or even lower prices per unit than tins, processing up to 1,200 packs per minute, using around half the energy and a quarter of the factory space needed for batch retorts.
USPRwire, Fri Sep 11 2015] Retort Packaging Market by type (Pouches, Tray, and Cartons), by Material (Polyester, Polypropylene, Aluminum foil, and others), by End Use (Food, Beverage, and Others) - Global Forecast to 2020
Councillors have given the green light for the historic Gas Retort House, between Berkley Street and Gas Street, to be turned into a church centre and cafe.
The Diocese of Birmingham has lodged new plans to turn Gas Retort House, between Berkley Street and Gas Street, into a place of worship and community centre.
Retort for evaporative cooling of large batches of raw product eliminate transportation and refrigeration expenses of traditional cooling.
Holmach has since done pioneering work in food processing such as with refrigerated processed foods of extended durability (REPFEDs) and in introducing retort technology to the "slow cooked" meat processing industry.
Surface retorting technology transports oil shale to the surface by surface mining underground tunnel mining, crushes and screens into the required size, then transfers the crushed oil shale to the retort in order to produce shale oil, shale gas and shale char by heating and through low temperature retorting, In-situ technology directly heats oil shale from underground and converts it to shale oil or shale gas which is then transported and brought out to the surface.
another end of the hose was placed into a retort filled with gas installed above the bucket.
The hot, clean foundry sand exits the rotary retort and drops into the rotary cooler drum.